High tech instruments available for use by researchers from WVU, other higher education institutions, and government and private laboratories.See our instrumentation list
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Log in to our management system, complete a user agreement and sign up for introductory training.Users start here
Want SRF staff to run samples for you? Log in to our management system and complete a request.Clients start here
Log in to our management system from your computer or mobile device to make reservations.Reserve an instrument
Log in to the management system to complete a problem report form as soon as you see an issue.Report a problem
SRF is offering iLab training on the last Friday of each month from 3-5 pm in MRB-E 243, the Mineral Resources Building on the Evansdale Campus. No need to register. Harley Hart will offer an overview of this new reservation/invoicing system and will be available to answer your questions.
SRF's new reservation and invoicing system, iLab, will be available to PIs and users on Monday, July17th. Three of SRF's "cores," Cleanroom, Electron Microscopy, and Materials Characterization "go live" on the 17th with the BioNano Research Facilities slated to go live the following Monday, July 21st.
The launch of the iLab reservation and invoicing system has been delayed due to technical problems. Agilent, maker of iLab, and WVU Information Technology Services are working to solve the issue.
SRF will begin migrating from CORES to the iLab Solutions management system beginning in early June. CORES new owner, Agilent Crosslab, is no longer supporting CORES, replacing it with iLab Solutions. SRF will be migrating its for 'cores' or facilities in three waves.
SRF Electron Microscopy Facilities Manager, Dr. Marcela Redigolo, has been named the Chemical Hygiene Officer for Shared Research Facilities. She is responsible for overseeing the annual chemical inventory update across all SRF laboratories on both the downtown and Evansdale campuses.
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I am Maria TorresArango, Ph.D. student in Materials Science and Engineering. I am interested in creating solutions for sustainability and smart living. My research focuses on nano materials for energy harvesting and recovery, solar cell devices, and thermo-electric materials. I use non-toxic and water-compatible materials to ensure the highest levels of safety from the laboratory scale, to the processing stage, to the user, to the environment when the device is disposed of or recycled. I consider research to be of paramount importance. In industry or academia, research is that common place where fundamentals meet applications for actual solutions to engineering problems, and I am excited to be part of it.